linking cubes

How Many Structures Can You Build?

Learning Goals: Math Skills, Counting, Comparison, Patterning, Fine Motor Skills. 

    • Provide small groups of students with linking cubes.
    • Encourage the students to build as many unique structures as they can using only 5 linking cubes.
    • Students will set aside each structure on a paper plate to help demonstrate and document what they already built.
    • Encourage the students to count the number of cubes in their structures and to compare their structures. 
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